"I love people and I like to see out on the street a gesture, a flash of color, the way someone leans against a bus stop or an umbrella that opens and passes you," he said. "It's just these little moments of daily life that happen in New York that somehow I'm forever intoxicated with."
The Archbishop of Newark, pictured in the center. Just before the 5th Bus, Pope Francis made his appearance in 2015. Credit: Landon Nordeman
"When you're in downtown, you just see all of New York City walking, so I think that's the best place for people to watch," he said.
"If I'm in Midtown, if I take pictures, then I'll stay and find a corner that has the light or something, something I'm just in agreement with, and then I just want to stay there and kind of watch this parade come through."
Watch the video above to find out more about Nordeman's love for New York.